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The Call for Papers (first deadline: April 15, 2019; second deadline: July 1, 2019) and the Call for Stream Proposals (deadline: March 15, 2019) for the 2020 AATSEEL conference in San Diego are now available.

We would like to congratulate all the winners of the 2018 AATSEEL Awards:

Excellence in Teaching (Secondary) -- Kateryna Ratushnyuk
Excellence in Teaching (Post-Secondary) -- Judy Kalb and Annalisa Czeczulin
Distinguished Service to AATSEEL -- Lynne deBenedette
Outstanding Service to the Profession-- Serguei Oushakine
Outstanding Contribution to Scholarship -- Alexander Zholkovsky

AATSEEL PRIZE FOR BEST BOOK IN LITERARY SCHOLARSHIP
Benjamin Paloff, Lost in the Shadow of the Word: Space, Time, and Freedom in Interwar Eastern Europe.

AATSEEL PRIZE FOR BEST BOOK IN CULTURAL STUDIES
Alexis Peri, The War Within: Diaries from the Siege of Leningrad.

AATSEEL 2018 BEST LITERARY TRANSLATION INTO ENGLISH
Sofia Khvoshchinskaya, City Folk and Country Folk, trans. Nora Seligman Favorov .

AATSEEL 2018 BEST SCHOLARLY TRANSLATION
Arsenii Formakov, Gulag Letters, ed., trans., and with an introduction by Emily D. Johnson.

PRIZES FOR SLAVIC AND EAST EUROPEAN JOURNAL
Best Article: Edward Tyerman, “Resignifying The Red Poppy: Internationalism and Symbolic Power in the Sino-Soviet Encounter” 61.3 (Fall 2017)

Honorable Mention: Tatiana Kuzmic, “Tolstoy’s Count Vronsky in the Yugoslav Imagination: A Case of Politicized Fan Fiction” 61.4 (Winter 2017)

Best Article by a Graduate Student: Jeff Parker, "Solving Russian Velars: Palatalization, the Lexicon and Gradient Contrast Utilization" 59.1 (Spring 2015)

Best Forum: The Dark and Radiant Bakhtin. Wartime Notes, Irina M. Denischenko, Alexander Spektor, Irina Sandomirskaia, and Caryl Emerson 61.2 (Summer 2017)




AZ-AATSEEL CONFERENCE
The Arizona Chapter of the American Association of Teachers of Slavic and East European Languages announces a call for paper proposals for the Annual AATSEEL-AZ Meeting that will take place on April 6, 2019 in Tucson, Arizona. This year’s conference is hosted by the Department of Russian and Slavic Studies at the University of Arizona.Click here for the full announcement.




2018-19 MEMBERSHIP RENEWAL
Memberships for 2017-18 expired on 30 June 2018. Click here to renew for the 2018-19 membership year.

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